The captain and legend of Barcelona, Sergio Busquets, announced this Wednesday that he will leave the Catalan club at the end of the current season, after fifteen years in the Barça first team.
“The time has come to announce that this is my last season at Barcelona”, he claimed Busquets34, in a video on his official account of instagram.
“I always dreamed of being able to play with this shirt and in this stadium (Camp Nou), but reality has exceeded all dreams”assured Busquets in his video, in which he can be seen at various times in his career.
“Who was going to tell me when I arrived as a youth that I was going to be able to live 15 seasons in the best club in the world”says the Barça captain, who has spent 18 years at the club.
How does the departure affect his departure with the possible return of Messi?
Busquets had a contract €12.5 million by season. One of the tallest on the entire campus. The departure of him is a help for the economic conflicts that the Catalan team maintains with the authorities of The leaguewith respect to financial fair play.
In this way, it is something positive so that it can be turned around Lionel Messi to the Barcelonasince the club begins to reduce its wage bill.
Busquets leave the Barcelona after 15 seasons in the first team, of which he ended up being a banner after being part of the most successful Barça team, which dominated football in the early 2010s.
Together to the Iniesta, Xavi either Messi led the blaugranas to win everything with a team that also earned the admiration of their rivals and that was also the base of the Spain winner of World Cup 2010.
Since that game, the Spanish midfielder has played 718 games with the Barça shirt, being the third player who has played the most games, only surpassed by Messi and Xavi Hernandezhis current coach.
Indisputable in the center of the field, “Whoever the coach was, Sergio Busquets has always been a fixture”remember the Barcelona it’s a statement.
Busquets accumulated a record with Barça of 31 titles, which will rise to 32 if the Barcelona win the 2022/2023 League, something that could already be done at the weekend. Among his titles, three stand out Championseight Suspendersseven King’s Cupsthree Club World Cups or three European Super Cupsbeing one of the most successful players of the Barça team.
The Barça captain leaves the club of his life after retiring last December from the Spanish selection after the Qatar World Cuphis last adventure with the “Red”, of which he is also a legend. Busquets He left a difficult gap to fill in the national team, with which he was proclaimed World Champion in 2010 and Europe in 2012.
The Barça midfielder has not made public his eventual destination after leaving Barça, but the Spanish press speculates that he could end up in Saudi Arabiawhere does he play Cristiano Ronaldo.
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